Exclusive Now Messi, De Jong on Bench, on the Pitch Ronald Koeman has no aim of resting Lionel Messi and Frenkie de Jong in front of the following week’s El Clasico, notwithstanding the two players being one booking away from a suspension.
Barca will be hoping to broaden their 18-match unbeaten altercation La Liga when they invite Genuine Valladolid to Camp Nou on Monday.
Messi and De Jong are both accessible for the game as the Catalan monsters hope to keep the tension on pioneers Atletico Madrid, who are four focuses lucky to be in front of Sunday’s excursion to Sevilla.
Be that as it may, the two players hazard being restricted for next Saturday’s confrontation with unpleasant opponents Genuine Madrid, having each been reserved multiple times effectively this season.
Be that as it may, while the pair might be strolling a disciplinary tightrope, Koeman is prepared to chance star man Messi and focal midfielder De Jong against Valladolid.
“We realize that these two players are one card away, yet it isn’t an ideal opportunity to rest players because of cards or newness,” he said at Sunday’s pre-match news meeting.
“We have ten games left. There is consistently the danger, yet the best thing is to put the group out that I think can dominate the match.”
Messi has been straightforwardly engaged with 23 class objectives in 2021 – 16 objectives and seven helps – which is more than some other part in the main five European alliances.
The Argentinian has had an immediate hand in eight objectives in his last four LaLiga games against Genuine Valladolid – four objectives and four helps.
Those objective associations have helped Barca to 13 successes in their past 14 La Liga games against Valladolid, with the lone special case being a 1-0 loss away from home in Walk 2014.
Sergio Gonzalez’s side have won only one of their previous 11 alliance games, however Koeman won’t trifle with Monday’s rivals.
Exclusive Now Messi, De Jong on Bench, on the Pitch “You must be readied, you can’t feel that it will be a simple game,” he said. “We need to go in with a great deal of energy and musicality and be acceptable with the ball.
“We need to return to our level. It very well may be a game without issues, however you generally need to endeavor to win.”
Gerard Arouse got back to preparing this week in the wake of recuperating from a knee issue, while Sergi Roberto is additionally surrounding a rebound following two months uninvolved.
Koeman will settle on a late choice on whether the cautious team are prepared to have an impact against Valladolid.
“They are preparing with the group of late. They have improved a ton,” he said.
“These are choices that will be made tomorrow after the last instructional meeting. We won’t face challenges [with injuries], nor one week from now, on the grounds that there are more games coming this season.”